Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 7:40:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 81%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.24 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.1"||15.70 mi||West||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||North||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 04.4"||941.96 mi||West||0° 02' 51.1"||3.27 mi||North||941.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 45.5"||754.63 mi||East||0° 42' 08.7"||48.32 mi||North||754.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Macau||Fri 3:40 AM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm||NNE|
|Hong Kong||Fri 3:40 AM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm||NNE|
|Kowloon||Fri 3:40 AM||255 km||159 miles||138 nm||NNE|
|Shenzhen||Fri 3:40 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm||NNE|
|Haikou||Fri 3:40 AM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm||W|
|Foshan||Fri 3:40 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm||N|
|Guangzhou||Fri 3:40 AM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm||N|
|Shantou||Fri 3:40 AM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm||NE|
|Nanning||Fri 3:40 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||WNW|
|Guilin||Fri 3:40 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm||NNW|
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